A few weeks back, I had the great pleasure to head down to Davistown to photograph 4 lovely little dogs – this session had been a Christmas Gift for Denise & Tim from their kids – what an awesome gift!!

Let me introduce you to 12 year old Bonnie….

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11 year old Oscar….

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8 year old Kenny….

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and the baby of the Family at 3 years old, Skeet…

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I absolutely loved Denise and Tim’s yard, full of awesome old furniture to photograph the dogs with!

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They are also very blessed to back right onto Brisbane Waters, so we picked Kenny’s favourite chair, and with only a few metres to walk we could capture some beautiful images of the dogs with the water in the background as the sun set….

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And just to finish the session┬áthe dogs lined up to say goodbye on the verandah for me…

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I would like to thank Tim & Denise for inviting me into their home to photograph their beautiful dogs, and a really big thank you to Kenny (who chooses his Friends, ummm, carefully?) for making Friends with me xo

S.

Two weeks ago I was very fortunate enough to be asked to attend and set up my mini studio at the Grand Opening of the new Best Friends Pet Super Centre in Erina.

Wow! Is about all I can so, so many pets came in over the 2 days for their portraits! I had an absolute ball!!

Here are the final numbers…

1 Bird

2 Cats

57 Dogs, yes you read that right 57 dogs!!

No wonder i was exhausted, but happy at the end of that weekend.

Now all the images have been emailed out, so if your pet was photographed and you are still waiting on your images, please check your junk/spam email folders or please contact me.

I tried really, really hard to choose just a few favourites to share, but with 60 animals to choose from, my favourites list was never going to be a shot one, Lol.

So here you go, some of my favourite images….

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I would like to thank Best Friends for inviting me along to their Grand Opening, but most importantly I would like to thank all the pets and owners who came along – you were all such a joy to work with, we had so much fun!

S.

Well, it appears I am agin running late with my blog posts! It has been super busy around here with school holidays as well as plenty of work – so I am defiantly not complaining!

A couple of weeks ago I had a beautiful day in the sun at the Central Coast Dog Training Club‘s annual agility trial – the weather could not have been better and the dogs could not have been happier!!

Lets start with some of my favourite images from the Agility Ring (yes, it was very, very hard to narrow it down to just a few images!!)

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See, how hard it is! One of the things I love about agility is you can SEE how much fun the dogs are having – it’s written all over their faces, big smiles and loads of wagging tails everywhere!

And all breeds (and all breed crosses, of course) can participate, so it’s great to see some less common breeds hitting the ring and having a blast too.

Here are a selection from the Jumping ring…..yes, again, I found it very difficult to show you all just a few!

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Now, if you would like to see more of the images from the day, or are looking for your dogs photos, please click HERE to be taken to the full gallery – which is then broken down into class/height galleries.

If you need any information about agility for your dog, I recommend getting in touch with the Central Coast Dog Training Club, whom I must thank for having me as their official photographer for the day.

If you would like to find out about a full photography session for your dog (or any pet or your Family) all session details can be found under the “Session Fees & Product Prices” menu tab on the left hand side, please feel free to contact me for any further information.

S.